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The Hill
The ties that bindleaders must have their own concurrent dialogue. ADVERTISEMENT Over my years
The ties that bind
The Hill / Posted 8 hours ago
leaders must have their own concurrent dialogue. ADVERTISEMENT Over my years in Congress, I was honored to serve on the Foreign Affairs Committee. I worked closely on the parallel track of commercial diplomacy that amplifies the work of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Warns On Weak Drug Lawsweek that without tough laws here, Ugandans on death row in Malaysia and China
Minister Warns On Weak Drug Laws
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
week that without tough laws here, Ugandans on death row in Malaysia and China will die there. Appearing before MPs on the Foreign Affairs committee, Oryem said Asian countries fear that any Ugandan prisoner transferred here could end up being... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rid Foreign Service of Blundering Politiciansambassadors. Doing otherwise is a disservice to our national interest. We dema
Rid Foreign Service of Blundering Politicians
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
ambassadors. Doing otherwise is a disservice to our national interest. We demand that Parliament's Presidential and Foreign Affairs Committee should, when the ambassadors are next shuffled, put pressure on the appointing authority to ensure... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Lee Zeldin: Trump’s Jewish mini-meZeldin is often expected to give a hechsher or approval to his colleagues' posi
Lee Zeldin: Trump’s Jewish mini-me
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
Zeldin is often expected to give a hechsher or approval to his colleagues' positions on Israel. He is a member of the Foreign Affairs Committee, but the New York Post reported he "skipped out" on two thirds of the meetings in his first year... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Whirled Politics: Would you rather be Trumped or Pillaried?up there to keep a heavy hand on such movements. Throughout the Bush years and
Whirled Politics: Would you rather be Trumped or Pillaried?
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
up there to keep a heavy hand on such movements. Throughout the Bush years and beyond, Pence, as vice chair of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, continued to champion the Iraq war as a virtuous spread of democracy. Trump, on the other hand,... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
SNP MEP launches bid for Google maps to show Israeli wall around Palestinepartnership with global activism network Avaaz, which has 44 million members.
SNP MEP launches bid for Google maps to show Israeli wall around Palestine
EveningTimes Online / Posted 3 days ago
partnership with global activism network Avaaz, which has 44 million members. Smith, who sits on the European Parliament's Foreign Affairs Committee, said the absence of the so-called "separation barrier" from Google Maps appeared "deliberate and... Read more
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New Kerala
The importance of Gilgit-Baltistan - newkerala.com #107577Hari Singh's letter to Lord Mountbatten in October 1947 showing Gilgit and Balt
The importance of Gilgit-Baltistan - newkerala.com #107577
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Hari Singh's letter to Lord Mountbatten in October 1947 showing Gilgit and Baltistan as part of the Riyasat. The EU Foreign Affairs Committee report (released May 24, 2007" on 'Kashmir: Present Situation and Future Prospects' was a severe... Read more
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The Hill
In terrorism-weary France, many fed up with status quoRecord Strategies and New York director of the Anglosphere Society, spent years
In terrorism-weary France, many fed up with status quo
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
Record Strategies and New York director of the Anglosphere Society, spent years advising the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee on Western European affairs, and was founding executive director of the House United Kingdom... Read more
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Op-Ed News
While Beijing and Manila talk, Washington spoiling for a fightRamos, did go to Hong Kong, and on behalf of President Rodrigo Duterte, got tog
While Beijing and Manila talk, Washington spoiling for a fight
Op-Ed News / Posted 4 days ago
Ramos, did go to Hong Kong, and on behalf of President Rodrigo Duterte, got together with Fu Ying, the chairwoman of the foreign affairs committee of the National People's Congress. On the record, Ramos made sure that Manila is all in for formal... Read more
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Pilipino Star
What friendship with China can bring usand Beijing, with both sides working towards formal discussions. Ramos had dis
What friendship with China can bring us
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
and Beijing, with both sides working towards formal discussions. Ramos had discussions with Madam Fu Ying, chair of the foreign affairs committee of the National People’s Congress – China’s communist-controlled legislature. Fu Ying is a former... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
15 Guantanamo detainees sent to UAE in major transferclosing Guantanamo before he leaves office." U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican
15 Guantanamo detainees sent to UAE in major transfer
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 5 days ago
closing Guantanamo before he leaves office." U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican from California who is chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, criticized the Obama administration for recent releases, portraying the freed detainees as... Read more
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The Economic Times
Support Dalai Lama for return to Tibet: Lawmakers to Barack Obamato Tibetan areas of China are themselves restricted in their travel when they a
Support Dalai Lama for return to Tibet: Lawmakers to Barack Obama
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
to Tibetan areas of China are themselves restricted in their travel when they are in the US. Prominent among those who signed the letter are Congressman Eliot Engel, Ranking Member on the House Foreign Affairs Committee Nita Lowey amon... Read more
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The Economic Times
$400 million to Iran was nothing but ransom: Trump campaignhe has set," Speaker of the US House of Representatives Paul Ryan claimed. Con
$400 million to Iran was nothing but ransom: Trump campaign
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
he has set," Speaker of the US House of Representatives Paul Ryan claimed. Congressman Ed Royce, Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee in an interview to Fox News said that it was ransom. "We now know it was ransom. And on top of... Read more
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WA Today
United States concedes it used $400 million payment to Iran as prisoner leveragetouched off a torrent of criticism from Republicans. "It was ransom," said Ed
United States concedes it used $400 million payment to Iran as prisoner leverage
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
touched off a torrent of criticism from Republicans. "It was ransom," said Ed Royce of California, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee. "We now know it was ransom. And, on top of that, it put more American lives at risk. And we've... Read more
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Business Standard India
Donald Trump says Obama administration paid $400 million ransom to Iranhe has set," Speaker of the US House of Representatives Paul Ryan claimed. Con
Donald Trump says Obama administration paid $400 million ransom to Iran
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
he has set," Speaker of the US House of Representatives Paul Ryan claimed. Congressman Ed Royce, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, in an interview to Fox News said that it was ransom. "We now know it was ransom. And on top of... Read more
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The Hill
Republicans slam $400M 'ransom' payment to Iranransom. The truth matters and the President owes the American people an explana
Republicans slam $400M 'ransom' payment to Iran
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
ransom. The truth matters and the President owes the American people an explanation," said Sen. Ben Sasse (R-Neb.). House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce (R-Calif.) is planning on holding a hearing on the payment, he told Fox News'... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Us Congress Moves to Deepen Internet Access in NigeriaBass, ranking Democratic Party member of the Africa and Global Health, Global H
Us Congress Moves to Deepen Internet Access in Nigeria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Bass, ranking Democratic Party member of the Africa and Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organisations sub-committee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, and Carolyn Maloney, both members of the US House of Represen... Read more
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Daily Mail
GOP lawmakers slam Obama for release of 15 prisoners from Guantanamowho have been cleared for transfer. US Representative Ed Royce, a Republican f
GOP lawmakers slam Obama for release of 15 prisoners from Guantanamo
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
who have been cleared for transfer. US Representative Ed Royce, a Republican from California who is chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, criticized the Obama administration for recent releases, portraying the freed detainees as... Read more
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express
Russia's secret plan to destroy EU and NATO with covert propaganda warresearchers traced the chain of command to high-level Russian political figures
Russia's secret plan to destroy EU and NATO with covert propaganda war
express / Posted 7 days ago
researchers traced the chain of command to high-level Russian political figures, such as Konstantin Kosachev, chair of the foreign affairs committee in the Federation Council, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Vitaly Ignatenko, deputy... Read more
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express
Malta making MILLIONS selling passports to ANYONE with the cash sparking UK security fearslive there.Related articles Malta is effectively deciding UK immigration polic
Malta making MILLIONS selling passports to ANYONE with the cash sparking UK security fears
express / Posted 7 days ago
live there.Related articles Malta is effectively deciding UK immigration policy Tory MP Andrew Rosindell, who sits on the Foreign Affairs Committee, said the programme proves the UK must "urgently" put an end to free movement. The outspoken... Read more
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NBC News
Why Obama Likely Won't Be Able to Close Guantanamojihadists are being released to countries with little intention of controlling
Why Obama Likely Won't Be Able to Close Guantanamo
NBC News / Posted 7 days ago
jihadists are being released to countries with little intention of controlling them," Republican House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce said in a statement last month. "How many more innocent people have to die before... Read more
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Breitbart
Obama Admin Sends Unprecedented 15 Guantanamo Prisoners to United Arab Emiratesclosing Guantanamo before he leaves office.” U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican
Obama Admin Sends Unprecedented 15 Guantanamo Prisoners to United Arab Emirates
Breitbart / Posted 8 days ago
closing Guantanamo before he leaves office.” U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican from California who is chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, criticized the Obama administration for recent releases, portraying the freed detainees as... Read more
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The Columbian
15 Guantanamo detainees sent to UAE in major transferclosing Guantanamo before he leaves office.” U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican
15 Guantanamo detainees sent to UAE in major transfer
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
closing Guantanamo before he leaves office.” U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican from California who is chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, criticized the Obama administration for recent releases, portraying the freed detainees as... Read more
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ABC News
15 Guantanamo Detainees Sent to UAE in Major Transferclosing Guantanamo before he leaves office." U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican
15 Guantanamo Detainees Sent to UAE in Major Transfer
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
closing Guantanamo before he leaves office." U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican from California who is chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, criticized the Obama administration for recent releases, portraying the freed detainees as... Read more
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Calcutta News
U.S. witnesses largest prison release in country under Obamasaid. However, the release is not supported by the entire congress. Ed Royce w
U.S. witnesses largest prison release in country under Obama
Calcutta News / Posted 8 days ago
said. However, the release is not supported by the entire congress. Ed Royce who is the Republican chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, has disapproved saying that the latest releases were “once again, hardened terrorists are being... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obama’s biggest-ever release of Gitmo detainees draws ire from Trump, lawmakerssaid in a statement. “And now the president is giving more terrorists a one-way
Obama’s biggest-ever release of Gitmo detainees draws ire from Trump, lawmakers
The Washington Times / Posted 8 days ago
said in a statement. “And now the president is giving more terrorists a one-way ticket back to the battlefield.” House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce, California Republican, warned that Mr. Obama’s plan to close Gitmo will harm... Read more
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The Hill
GOP rips 'reckless' Gitmo transfersis doubling down on policies that put American lives at risk,” Rep. Ed Royce (R
GOP rips 'reckless' Gitmo transfers
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
is doubling down on policies that put American lives at risk,” Rep. Ed Royce (R-Calif.), chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, said in a written statement. ADVERTISEMENT Bulk releases out of the detention facility were... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Pentagon releases 15 more Gitmo detaineesderided Monday night by a leading member of Congress as reckless. Rep. Ed Royc
Pentagon releases 15 more Gitmo detainees
Ventura County Star / Posted 8 days ago
derided Monday night by a leading member of Congress as reckless. Rep. Ed Royce, the California Republican who chairs the Foreign Affairs Committee, called the released detainees "hardened terrorists" who will be a threat for years. "In its race... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Largest transfer of Gitmo detainees under Obama announcedat risk. Once again, hardened terrorists are being released to foreign countrie
Largest transfer of Gitmo detainees under Obama announced
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 8 days ago
at risk. Once again, hardened terrorists are being released to foreign countries where they will be a threat,” said House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce, a California Republican. “I fear we will be dealing with the consequences of... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Largest transfer of Gitmo detainees under Obama announcedat risk. Once again, hardened terrorists are being released to foreign countrie
Largest transfer of Gitmo detainees under Obama announced
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 8 days ago
at risk. Once again, hardened terrorists are being released to foreign countries where they will be a threat,” said House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce, a California Republican. “I fear we will be dealing with the consequences of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
15 Guantanamo detainees sent to UAE in major transferclosing Guantanamo before he leaves office.” US Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican fr
15 Guantanamo detainees sent to UAE in major transfer
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
closing Guantanamo before he leaves office.” US Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican from California who is chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, criticized the Obama administration for recent releases, portraying the freed detainees as... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Fifteen Guantanamo inmates sent to UAEhe's faced opposition from Republican lawmakers and some Democrats. Republican
Fifteen Guantanamo inmates sent to UAE
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 8 days ago
he's faced opposition from Republican lawmakers and some Democrats. Republican Congressman Ed Royce, who chairs the house Foreign Affairs Committee, said in a statement that this latest inmate transfer announced Monday means -- "hardened... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Largest transfer of Gitmo detainees under Obama announcedat risk. Once again, hardened terrorists are being released to foreign countrie
Largest transfer of Gitmo detainees under Obama announced
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 8 days ago
at risk. Once again, hardened terrorists are being released to foreign countries where they will be a threat,” said House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce, a California Republican. “I fear we will be dealing with the consequences of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
15 Guantanamo Bay prisoners held without charge transferred to UAEclosing Guantanamo before he leaves office." U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican
15 Guantanamo Bay prisoners held without charge transferred to UAE
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
closing Guantanamo before he leaves office." U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican from California who is chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, criticized the Obama administration for recent releases, portraying the freed detainees as... Read more
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KERA North Texas
15 Guantanamo Bay Detainees Transferred To United Arab Emirates"ugly stain" on the U.S. human rights record. The prisoner release was critici
15 Guantanamo Bay Detainees Transferred To United Arab Emirates
KERA North Texas / Posted 8 days ago
"ugly stain" on the U.S. human rights record. The prisoner release was criticized by the Republican chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, the AP reports: Rep. Ed Royce called the detainees "hardened terrorists." "The Office of the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
15 Guantanamo Bay prisoners held without charge transferred to UAEclosing Guantanamo before he leaves office." U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican
15 Guantanamo Bay prisoners held without charge transferred to UAE
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
closing Guantanamo before he leaves office." U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican from California who is chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, criticized the Obama administration for recent releases, portraying the freed detainees as... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
15 Guantanamo detainees sent to UAE in single largest release under Obamaclosing Guantanamo before he leaves office.” U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican
15 Guantanamo detainees sent to UAE in single largest release under Obama
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 days ago
closing Guantanamo before he leaves office.” U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican from California who is chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, criticized the Obama administration for recent releases, portraying the freed detainees as... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
15 Guantanamo Bay Detainees Transferred To United Arab Emirates"ugly stain" on the U.S. human rights record. The prisoner release was critici
15 Guantanamo Bay Detainees Transferred To United Arab Emirates
KPBS San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
"ugly stain" on the U.S. human rights record. The prisoner release was criticized by the Republican chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, the AP reports: Rep. Ed Royce called the detainees "hardened terrorists." "The Office of the... Read more
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Air Force Times
15 Guantanamo Bay detainees sent to UAE in single-biggest transfer under Obamaclosing Guantanamo before he leaves office." U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican
15 Guantanamo Bay detainees sent to UAE in single-biggest transfer under Obama
Air Force Times / Posted 8 days ago
closing Guantanamo before he leaves office." U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican from California who is chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, criticized the Obama administration for recent releases, portraying the freed detainees as... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Pentagon announces single largest transfer of Guantanamo inmatesis doubling down on policies that put American lives at risk," Republican Repre
Pentagon announces single largest transfer of Guantanamo inmates
Bdnews24.com / Posted 8 days ago
is doubling down on policies that put American lives at risk," Republican Representative Ed Royce, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, said in a statement. "Once again, hardened terrorists are being released to foreign countries... Read more
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Daily Mail
15 Guantanamo detainees sent to UAE in major transferthe Al-Qaeda terrorist organization US Representative Ed Royce, a Republican f
15 Guantanamo detainees sent to UAE in major transfer
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
the Al-Qaeda terrorist organization US Representative Ed Royce, a Republican from California who is chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, criticized the Obama administration for recent releases, portraying the freed detainees as... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
UN chief says he'd like a woman to be next secretary-generalweek. Sitting onstage in Los Angeles last Wednesday with U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a
UN chief says he'd like a woman to be next secretary-general
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
week. Sitting onstage in Los Angeles last Wednesday with U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a California Republican who chairs the House Foreign Affairs Committee, Ban stressed that women comprise half the world's population and should be empowered and "given... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
15 Guantanamo detainees sent to UAE in major transferclosing Guantanamo before he leaves office." U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican
15 Guantanamo detainees sent to UAE in major transfer
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 8 days ago
closing Guantanamo before he leaves office." U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican from California who is chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, criticized the Obama administration for recent releases, portraying the freed detainees as... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
'It's high time' for a female secretary-general – UN chiefonstage in Los Angeles last Wednesday with US Representative Ed Royce, a Califo
'It's high time' for a female secretary-general – UN chief
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
onstage in Los Angeles last Wednesday with US Representative Ed Royce, a California Republican who chairs the House Foreign Affairs Committee, Ban stressed that women comprise half the world's population and should be empowered and "given... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Former Guantanamo detainees tied to attacks on Americans after releaseabout the suspected attacks. One recent memo from the National Counterterrorism
Former Guantanamo detainees tied to attacks on Americans after release
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
about the suspected attacks. One recent memo from the National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC), which was sent to the House Foreign Affairs Committee after Lewis's testimony, described the attacks, named the detainees involved and provided... Read more
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Boston Herald
15 Guantanamo detainees sent to UAE in major transferclosing Guantanamo before he leaves office." U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican
15 Guantanamo detainees sent to UAE in major transfer
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
closing Guantanamo before he leaves office." U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican from California who is chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, criticized the Obama administration for recent releases, portraying the freed detainees as... Read more
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Salon.com
15 Guantanamo detainees sent to UAE in major transferclosing Guantanamo before he leaves office.” U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican
15 Guantanamo detainees sent to UAE in major transfer
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
closing Guantanamo before he leaves office.” U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican from California who is chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, criticized the Obama administration for recent releases, portraying the freed detainees as... Read more
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Daily Herald
15 Guantanamo detainees sent to UAE in major transferclosing Guantanamo before he leaves office." U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican
15 Guantanamo detainees sent to UAE in major transfer
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
closing Guantanamo before he leaves office." U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a Republican from California who is chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, criticized the Obama administration for recent releases, portraying the freed detainees as... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
UN chief says he’d like a woman to be next secretary-generalweek. Sitting onstage in Los Angeles last Wednesday with U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a
UN chief says he’d like a woman to be next secretary-general
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
week. Sitting onstage in Los Angeles last Wednesday with U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, a California Republican who chairs the House Foreign Affairs Committee, Ban stressed that women comprise half the world’s population and should be empowered and “given... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Obama administration sends fifteen Guantanamo Bay detainees to the UAEabout closing Guantanamo before he leaves office". Ed Royce, a Republican from
Obama administration sends fifteen Guantanamo Bay detainees to the UAE
EveningTimes Online / Posted 8 days ago
about closing Guantanamo before he leaves office". Ed Royce, a Republican from California who is chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, criticised the administration for recent releases, portraying the freed detainees as "hardened... Read more
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